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Tele interview: Putin announces ban on grain export

08-06-2010 18:54 BJT

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Let's get the latest now on the Russian wildfires. Our Moscow correspondent Wang Ying joins us live on the phone.

Q1: Hello Wang Ying, what's the weather like today in Moscow?

Q2: Russia's Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has announced a temporary ban on grain exports to ensure Russia has sufficient reserves. Why is this?

Q3: The wildfires aren't just affecting people's lives, but also threatening the security of some of Russia's strategic facilities. What protections have the government put in place to protect their assets from fire?

 

 

Russia puts temporary ban on grain exports

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is putting a temporary ban on grain exports to keep inflation in check. He is also pledging billions of roubles to help struggling farmers...<Full story>

Editor:Zhang Pengfei |Source: CNTV.CN

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